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Beaufort Deputies searching for male bank robber who dressed as woman

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Beaufort County deputies say a man wore a dress and a wig while robbing a Lady's Island bank. (Image Source: Beaufort Co. Sheriff's Office) Beaufort County deputies say a man wore a dress and a wig while robbing a Lady's Island bank. (Image Source: Beaufort Co. Sheriff's Office)
BEAUFORT COUNTY, SC (WCSC) -

Beaufort County deputies are looking for a man they say wore a dress and a wig while robbing a Lady's Island bank.

The robbery occurred Tuesday at approximately 1:30 p.m. at the Regions Bank on Sea Island Parkway, deputies say.

The suspect was shown in a surveillance image taken during the robbery wearing a red and white printed dress and a dark wig covering one eye. Deputies say the man also wore a black hat, purple glitter lipstick and carried a large handbag.

Deputies say he stole an undisclosed amount of cash before fleeing the area on a bicycle.

The man should be considered armed and dangerous, deputies say.

Anyone with information on the incident should call Beaufort Sheriff's MSgt. Chapman at (843) 255-3417, Beaufort County Dispatch at (843) 524-2777 or Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.

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